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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of OsmoPrep Oral.

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65 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/27/2008 5:09:21 PM

Reviewer: marciwgardening, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Bowel movements did not start within one hr

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/18/2008 1:25:24 PM

Reviewer: Jan, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had undiagnosed hypthyroidism at the time I was perscribed OsmoPrep for a colonoscopy. I had a very bad reaction after the first dose of pills and ended up in Intensive Care for 2 days, which is when I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. If you have any kind of medical condition or if a particular condition runs in your family (my dad has hypothroidism), read up on this medication before you ta ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/8/2008 7:54:50 PM

Reviewer: jerseygirl, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication for my first colonoscopy. Had no idea what to expect but felt lucky I didn't have to drink the liquid after hearing about it from others. Instructions were to consume 32 pills; 20 within one hour (4 pills every 15 minutes)the night before the procedure and 12 pills 5 hours prior to the procedure. Started the pills at 7:00 p.m. the night before. Had no problem g ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
10/1/2008 12:28:07 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am not satisfied and the doctor did not adequately explain the side effects or the potential kidney issues. Colonoscopy or not, this medication stinks.

Condition: Emptying of the Bowel
9/17/2008 9:29:53 PM

Reviewer: Gretchen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It was easy to do and tastes better than the liquid stuff. I am happy with the results.

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